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Gmail Unread Messages Favicons

How can you get Gmail to show the number of unread messages in the favicon? Specifically, are there any plugins for Chrome that allow me to do it with both regular Gmail and Google Apps? I've used ...
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Site for managing papers? [closed]

I initially kept my list of papers (mostly academic) organized in http://delicious.com/ as a set of links and in bibtex so that I can refer to them. But this approach has many shortcomings, not the ...
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Web app that creates growl notifications for sports scores? [closed]

I am interested in finding a web app that will monitor the score of a sports game and send a growl alert to my computer when the score changes or when the game is over. Does anyone know if such a web ...
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Sort the pictures of an album by date on geni.com

How do I go about sorting the pictures of an alum in Geni.com by date? Basically you can sort pictures "manually" dragging them around but as I already took my time to put the correct date on every ...
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How can I view ALL the latest videos from my subscriptions on Youtube?

By default Youtube applies some filter to a latest subscription video list that displays only 1 latest video per subscribed channel or something like that. So if one subscripiton has 10 videos only 1 ...
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How to turn a blog into a book? [closed]

Does anyone have any experience converting a blog into a book, and if so: What software did you use? How was your experience? I use Wordpress for my blogging.
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Sign and encrypt web-mail with digital id

Using a digital id to sign and encrypt messages in Outlook has been working fine. However, is there a way to do this in general using web mail via a web ui? I have both GMail and email from an ISP ...
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1answer
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How to switch to the new Hotmail?

I was recently informed that there was a new GUI for Hotmail that uses Silverlight. How do I switch to it?
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1answer
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Bit.ly doesn't support OpenId, what URL shortener does? [closed]

Question inspired by this tweet: bit.ly still doesn't support OpenID? Any recommendations on a url shortener that does? http://twitter.com/jongalloway/status/17967007628
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In what order are filters processed in Gmail?

If I have multiple filters that match the same email do they all get processed? If so, in what order are they processed? What if the first filter matched modifies the email to make it match (or no ...
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1answer
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Get a List of Facebook Friend's Email addresses

How can I get a list of email addresses of Facebook Friend's that have published their email address? My request is similar to the phonebook question.
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Looking for a site that will tell me when a DVD (or book) is released and available for sale [closed]

Often I'll come across a film that isn't screening in theatres (near me or sometimes anywhere) and I want to be alerted when it is available on DVD. The same could apply for a book or even a CD. Is ...
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How to retrieve forgotten Hotmail password

I have forgotten my Hotmail account password. What is the procedure to retrieve my password? Note that I'm not asking where the link is. I want to learn about the procedure (i.e. if they ask me about ...
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What's a great site for managing contacts? [closed]

At the moment I have all my contacts synchronized between Outlook and Gmail, but Gmail Contacts lacks some useful information. So now I'm looking for a great site/web app for managing all my contacts....
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Is there a way to share/synchronize contacts between Google accounts?

My wife and I each have our own Google accounts for Gmail, calendar, etc. Obviously, we know some of the same people. We'd like to keep the contact information for those people shared or at least ...
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How do I import my WordPress comments into Disqus?

I installed the Disqus plugin for my WordPress blog. How can I import my old comments into the plugin?
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How does Digg calculate the hotness of a link?

How does it decide to put something on the homepage? I know it's not only vote count, but what else is taken into account?
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What are the advantages of Chrome Web Store? [closed]

Is Chrome Web Store going to be just another web directory managed by Google for their own purposes? What would be the benefit to a regular user of web applications if and if not using the Chrome ...
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2answers
156 views

Upload HD content to YouTube

I want to upload a number of videos as HD to YouTube, how do I go about doing this?
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2answers
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Search Engine for 3D Models [closed]

I want to use Google SketchUp to design my rooms. Where can I find 3D Models to fill up the empty space in my designed rooms? Bonus points to search for similar looking 3D Models, based upon existing ...
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Are there any good Hulu, Veoh or Youtube alternatives? [closed]

Unfortunately services like Hulu, Youtube or Veoh aren't available all around the world. I know websites like ninjavideo, but they're off course not very legal, so I guess they are out of the ...
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Are there any good Pandora alternatives with general availability outside the US? [closed]

Unfortunately for us in Europe (and all the other non-US) based people, services like Pandora aren't available. So is there a good alternative to Pandora, where you can listen to streaming music? ...
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2answers
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How can I view a message I sent with an e-mail client (Thunderbird, Outlook…) via POP3 in Gmail?

When I send an e-mail using an e-mail client this mail does not appear in the "Sent" category in Gmail (the online application). But this mail must be stored someway in an accessible place because if ...
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Graph plotting app [closed]

Is there a good graph plotting app? E.g. I have some stuff like: Browsers from 2010-06-09 to 2010-06-16 Firefox: 45100 MSIE: 12779 Chrome: 10843 Opera: 3286 Safari: 5472 Android: 302 Browsers from ...
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2answers
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Can you merge IP edits to a username in Wikipedia?

Is it possible to merge edits from an IP to a user account in Wikipedia? I'm guessing there might be some 'owner' issues, but if one could prove no-one else used the IP apart from 'guest' posts and ...
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2answers
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Is there a way to archive feeds in Google Reader? [closed]

I have several feeds in Google Reader that I want to keep available (for searching, starred posts, etc.), but I don't want them to keep being updated with new posts. Is there a way to "archive" ...
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Gmail - Google Apps - Inbox Folders Clipped by Google Window

I usually don't bother with it, but lately it has bothered me more. Is there a way to make it so that I can actually view the obscured folders in the below picture? Inbox/Co-Workers > I can't quite ...
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What apps are there for questionnaires? [closed]

I know Google docs has forms where I can create basic questionnaires, but I really need a site that lets me have more control over the layout of the questions. So what other web apps are there for ...
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4answers
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Can I post PDFs or other documents to my business's page on Facebook?

Can I post PDFs or other documents to my business's page on Facebook? If so, how?
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1answer
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How do I sync my Facebook Friends contacts with Flickr contacts?

As of June , Flickr and Facebook are now connected such that any time I upload a Flickr Photo it gets posted to my feed. Is there a way to use this same connection to sync contacts (or at least ...
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Exporting all images out of Tabblo

Somehow, I got myself involved with a photo sharing site called Tabblo. I stumbled across my account recently and found a bunch of pictures that I have since lost. There doesn't seem to be any obvious ...
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How can I change the order of email-addresses in Google Contacts?

I have many contacts in Google Contacts with more than one email address, and I'd prefer to order them in a certain manner. Short of copy and pasting all of them, is there a drag-and-drop feature of ...
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1answer
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How to disable Facebook email notifications?

Facebook sends me a lot of notifications on my email and sometimes it annoys me. How can I disable all these notifications? I just want to check the incoming messages only when I open Facebook website....
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Not seeing Google Analytics reports after being added as user

I've been using Google Analytics for a while under my personal account. My employer recently added me as a user (administrator) for their GA reports, using the above account (Gmail address). However,...
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Is there a way to get a quick answer from Facebook support team?

It's been several weeks and several emails, still no answers. I suspended my account because I suspected that it was hacked. I've been trying to get it reactivated through Facebook reactivation ...
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5answers
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Embed Google Spreadsheet in Google Document

Is it possible to embed a Google Spreadsheet into a Google Document à la Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word? How about a chart from a Spreadsheet?
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2answers
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Who or what is SUDA in Facebook feeds?

This comment appears in some Atom feeds from Facebook: <!-- SUDA was here. 10.36.217.112 --> What does it mean?
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2answers
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How can I separate my Flickr non-friend contacts feed from my Flickr friends feed?

I can get an RSS feed of my contact's photos via http://www.flickr.com/photos/friends/ , at a URL of the form: http://api.flickr.com/services/feeds/photos_friends.gne?user_id=<MyUserId>@N00&...
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2answers
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No force-reload tip on Google Sheets?

So I'm running nightly tasks to generate some custom statistics for my site and copy the statistics in .csv format to separate server via SCP. Then I use these .csv files in Google Sheets to display ...
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4answers
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Reverse image search engine [closed]

Google, Bing and the others have image search option, but what I'm looking for is the reverse way: When I submit a photo, I want this web service to tell me in which places the image is located, and ...
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1answer
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Importing Google Docs documents into Google Code project [closed]

I am hosting projects in Google Code. I have some documents (Specs, Requirements, etc.) in Google Documents as documents and spreadsheets. I need to link these documents as Downloads or Wikis in ...
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4answers
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How to search the internet for terms with special characters [closed]

As I learnt from this post, Google has no ability to search for special characters. Let's say I want to search for ss!. Are there any other search engines that can achieve this? Please do not propose ...
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4answers
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Adding Mother's and Father's day into Google Calendar

The Australian holidays calendar doesn't appear to include Mother's Day or Father's day. How can I add them into my calendar?
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3answers
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How do I retrieve the full content of a post via RSS feed on Google Reader? [closed]

Most of RSS feeds nowadays only include the title and a small abstract of the posts. For this kind of feeds, is there any way to retrieve the full contents on Google Reader? So having to visit the ...
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8answers
336 views

Is there any way to change themes on Google Reader? [closed]

It seems that a few important google apps already offer theme customization. Is there any way to change the theme on Google Reader as well?
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4answers
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Is it possible to change the theme for a Google Apps e-mail account?

I like the way I can choose a theme in regular gmail, but I don't seem to find the option for my GoogleApps account. Is is possible to change it?
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1answer
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Make Google Video Chat (in Gmail) distinguish between two USB webcams [closed]

I have two USB-connected webcams attached to my machine. Unfortunately, while GChat recognises that both exist, it doesn't seem to be able to distinguish between them. It has picked the wrong one by ...
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1answer
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Google “Start Page” Service is missing from Google Apps

I'm using Google Apps Standard Edition on two different domains. On one of them when I press Add more services, I see the Start Page service which will: Let [domain] users access services from a ...
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1answer
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How can I create a theme for a Google Docs Presentation?

Does Google Docs allow you to create new themes for Presentations. I can change the background and set text colours for each part but how/can these be set for the whole presentation?
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2answers
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How do I archive a trashed message in Gmail?

How do I remove a message from the trash without it going to the "Inbox" folder? If I open a message in the trash, my only options of removing it from there are: pressing the "Move to inbox" button ...

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